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The annual general meeting 2022 is scheduled for mid-May.

The play "LA DAMA DE NAZCA" comes to Dresden
Location: Projekttheater Dresden, Luisenstr. 47
Date: 08.04.2022 in Spanish and 09.04.2022 in German
Time: 8 p.m.; Free entry!

The play "LA DAMA DE NAZCA" premiered in Cusco/Peru in 2019 and then went on tour through 9 cities in Peru and Argentina. In 2021 the staging was awarded as Proyecto Cultural del Bicentenario 2021 and celebrated its premiere in Berlin in December. In April 2022 the play will come to Dresden for the first time.

The association mourns for Nicola Klaiber
On 18 December 2018, the actress Nicola Klaiber died after a short, severe illness. Only a few months earlier, she planned to go to Peru with her play "I'm not a lady, I'm an old cane", which was premiered in Dresden in 2014. Unfortunately, the fulfillment of this dream will no longer be possible.
We will remember Nicola Klaiber as a dear friend and an active member of our association.
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A Google-Doodle by Guille Comin and Elda Broglio depicts Maria Reiche - the “Lady of the Lines” - in her element on what would have been her 115th birthday at the 15th of May 2018.

Truck driver plows into the archeological site of Nasca
The Nasca Lines were damaged when a rig plowed into the ancient site on Saturday, 27th of January in 2018, the country's ministry of culture said. The authorities found deep tire marks across an area of 50 meters by 100 meters in the site's grounds and damage to three geoglyphs.

"Deutsche Welle" reports about Maria Reiche
Under the heading "La historia de la alemana que se enamoró de Nazca" 'Deutsche Welle' reports about the enormous work of Maria Reiche and the actual threat of the Nasca world heritage.

Greenpeace activists are damaging the World Cultural Heritage
Monday, Dec. 8, 2014: Greenpeace activists walk towards the historic landmark of the hummingbird in Nasca. They displayed the message "Time for Change: The Future is Renewable" which can be viewed from the sky during the climate talks in Peru.
The president of the Maria Reiche Internacional Association, Ana María Cogorno, termed the campaign a "damage of the World Cultural Heritage" during an interview with RPP Noticias.


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